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Wolfpack golfers compete at State Golf Tournament

NORTH PLATTE — For one Wolfpack golfer, it was the culmination of a high school career, for another it was an opportunity to see...

EPPJ golfers take second at Albion Quad

ALBION — The Wolfpack golf team finished second at a quadrangular held Monday at Albion. Boone Central/Newman Grove won the team title with a score...

Behnk, Martinsen medal at NEN Classic

NORFOLK — The “Best of the Best” were summoned to Norfolk Thursday. The Wolfpack colors of red and black stood out in one event at...

Reestmans make history at West Holt Golf Invite

ATKINSON — Saturday was a historic day for the Wolfpack golf team. No, it had nothing to do with the final team or individual scores....

NVC Track & Field Meet held Saturday

ATKINSON — The Wolfpack track team wrapped up a busy week Saturday, competing at the NVC Track Invite. Having competed in the rain Tuesday, then...

Six earn NSAA Academic/All-State recognition

The Nebraska School Activities Association (NSAA) is pleased to announce the student recipients of the Winter 2017-18 Nebraska Chiropractic Physicians Association (NCPA) Academic All-State...

Four earn LJS basketball postseason honors

The Lincoln Journal Star announced its selection postseason basketball honors. Four members of the Wolfpack girls basketball team earn accolades which were announced Sunday. Receiving “honorable...

Wolfpack golf team preview

ELGIN  — For Coach Trent Ostransky, year two at the helm of the Wolfpack golf program means excitement for what the upcoming season holds. “I’m...

Wolfpack track preview

ELGIN — A new coach will lead the Wolfpack track team this year as they ready for the first meet of the season. Long-time assistant...

Henn earns All-NVC wrestling honors

Wolfpack senior wrestler Logan Henn capped his senior season by earning all-conference first team honors. Wrestling coaches in the Niobrara Valley Conference met March 12...

EPPJ “three” earn All-NVC honorable mention

The Niobrara Valley Conference boys basketball all-conference selections were released last week. Three members of the Wolfpack team received honorable mention for their play...

Wemhoff, Behnk earn All-NVC First Team honors

The ballots have been counted and selections made for the Niobrara Valley Conference all-conference teams. As expected, two members of the Elgin Public-Pope John Wolfpack...

Henn wins 100th match at D2 District Wrestling Tournament

OAKLAND — The Wolfpack will once again be represented at the State Wrestling Tournament. Logan Henn, a 126-pound senior, will wear the Wolfpack colors Thursday...

CWC ousts Wolfpack from boys tournament

ATKINSON — In an anticipated quarter-final matchup of the Niobrara Valley Conference Boys Basketball Tournament, Elgin Public-Pope John’s cold shooting proved fatal in a...

Miller, Henn medal at Cyclone Invite

CLEARWATER — Wolfpack Luke Henn and Hayes Miller earned a trip to the medal stand Friday, competing at the Cyclone Invite Wrestling Tournament. Henn, a...

West Holt edges EPPJ in OT, 49 to 45

EWING — The Wolfpack led by four points with three minutes to play, but couldn’t hold off Atkinson West Holt who forced overtime, then...

Wolfpack girls win NVC Tourney opener

NELIGH — One word described the Wolfpack girls’ victory over Niobrara-Verdigre Saturday afternoon — Relentless! In the opening round of the NVC Conference Girls Basketball...

Wolfpack tear apart Cougars 69 to 47

NELIGH — It wasn’t even close. The Wolfpack showed fans how seedings don’t mean a thing when it comes to the NVC Conference Basketball...

Pope John Alumni Tournament begins January 26th

The Pope John Alumni Basketball Tournament will be Friday and Saturday, Jan. 26-27. To register a team, contact Danny Borer (402) 843-6428 by Sunday,...

Krebs named to OWH Class D-1 All-State Second Team

Elgin Public-Pope John senior volleyball player Calli Krebs earned all-state accolades from the Omaha World-Herald Sunday. The state’s largest daily newspaper announced their volleyball all-state...